Thursday's Most Important Stories From The Business Of Football: Amnesty urges Premier League to overhaul owners' test

6 August 2020

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Photo: PA Images Premier League chief executive Richard Masters in April assured Amnesty the league would scrutinise the takeover "with rigour".
Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

1. Amnesty urges Premier League to overhaul owners' test

The Premier League's regulations regarding ownership are "hopelessly unsuited" to scrutinise potential club buyers, according to human rights group Amnesty International, speaking in relation to the collapsed Saudi Arabian takeover of Newcastle United.

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